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4.1 earthquake jolts Eastern Samar, no damage reported

/ 03:29 PM July 08, 2020

TACLOBAN CITY –– No damage was reported after a 4.1 magnitude earthquake jolted Eastern Samar on Tuesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.

Based on Phivolcs’ bulletin, the quake occurred at 5:52 p.m. in Taft town, Eastern Samar.

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The quake was felt in Taft at Intensity 3 and the nearby town of Sulat at Intensity 2.

It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 021 kilometers.

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